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The Resource Representing the race : the creation of the civil rights lawyer, Kenneth W. Mack, (electronic resource)

Representing the race : the creation of the civil rights lawyer, Kenneth W. Mack, (electronic resource)

Label
Representing the race : the creation of the civil rights lawyer
Title
Representing the race
Title remainder
the creation of the civil rights lawyer
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth W. Mack
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles African American lawyers during the era of segregation and the civil rights movement, with an emphasis on the conflicts they felt between their identities as African Americans and their professional identities as lawyers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mack, Kenneth Walter
Dewey number
340.092/2
LC call number
KF372
LC item number
.M33 2012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American lawyers
  • Civil rights lawyers
  • Civil rights movements
Label
Representing the race : the creation of the civil rights lawyer, Kenneth W. Mack, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-318) and index
Contents
Introduction : the problem of race and representation -- The idea of the representative Negro -- Racial identity and the marketplace for lawyers -- The role of the courtroom in an era of segregation -- A shifting racial identity in a southern courtroom -- Young Thurgood Marshall joins the brotherhood of the bar -- A woman in a fraternity of lawyers -- Things fall apart -- The strange journey of Loren Miller -- The trials of Pauli Murray -- A lawyer as the face of integration in postwar America -- Conclusion : race and representation in a new century
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000658380
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780674046870
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2011040342
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000658380
Label
Representing the race : the creation of the civil rights lawyer, Kenneth W. Mack, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-318) and index
Contents
Introduction : the problem of race and representation -- The idea of the representative Negro -- Racial identity and the marketplace for lawyers -- The role of the courtroom in an era of segregation -- A shifting racial identity in a southern courtroom -- Young Thurgood Marshall joins the brotherhood of the bar -- A woman in a fraternity of lawyers -- Things fall apart -- The strange journey of Loren Miller -- The trials of Pauli Murray -- A lawyer as the face of integration in postwar America -- Conclusion : race and representation in a new century
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000658380
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780674046870
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2011040342
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000658380

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